Travel Blogs from Playa del Carmen
25 July Take two on the mission to find the zoo, and we did! We were so excited that it almost stopped me being offended at the entry fee - 300 pesos - like some of our high prices for attractions at home,. still we both had wanted to visit and we had persevered to find the place so we had to go in! The birds were lovely - I never knew that flamingos were that pink up close and personal, they were almost glowing. There were also an array of different parrots, ...
... on their arm a ‘cosmetically enhanced Barbie’ in a tiny little pink bikini and high heels. Typical demographic. On the plus side it does make for some brilliant people-watching; and I’m sure we were spectacle for others as well.. I suppose, I dunno, we’re pretty normal. I’m sure they’re really wonderful people.
The pedestrianised Avenida 5 is enclosed by the Starbucks, McDonalds, designer boutiques selling sunglasses, diamonds and the ...
... friendly, the food – when you can get the good stuff – is so tasty, and they have awesome handbags!!! I feel like we have really explored this country properly (well except for the Playa bit) I’ve never really felt like I’ve seen a country in full, usually we visit a place and it just makes our holiday list bigger because we want to return but with Mexico (with the exception of Playa) I feel like we have seen what it has to offer and have enjoyed the best of ...
... Arturo at 1:30. He was ready to take the girls to go shopping. I'll have to let Cassie fill you in on the details of how that went.
Woody and I took a walk down the beach. Sunny and a little windy. We relaxed... and relaxed...
The girls got back at 4:30 with Arturo who showed us around the penthouse and we settled in, celebrated, ...
After the talk we headed to dinner. Juan took us a restaurant off the main street so it wasn't too busy or expensive but the food and the service were really great. We got a free Margarita so I have tried the tequila in Mexico but I am sticking with the rum... This was our last night with Carolyn as she is flying home a day early tomorrow but the rest of us have one last night all together so we decided to save ourselves for that and it wasn't too late a ...
How has this resort rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Business Services
- Free parking